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Excessive Heat Warning for Tuesday One last day of blistering hot temperatures and humidity as cooler weather is on the way. Find out what to expect by watching the forecast. ...

A sign of the high-tech times: Video signboards rise around Springfield It's been a few months since Andy's B's debuted it's new bowling and entertainment center. "We wanted a sign that would portray the brand that we were trying to build with the inside of this facility," stated Mary Guccione, Andy B's Director of Marketing and Communications.   Andy B's invested in a new bright high tech digital sign out front- one that certainly captures your attention. Guccione explained, "You ...

WATCH: KY3's Steve Grant reports on a lifetime of 'sizing' up Lockwood It is said home is where the heart is.  For a kindly gentleman in Lockwood Missouri, that would be Main Street.  KY3' s Steve Grant introduces us to the godfather of dry goods: a tying sequence. ...

Wong's slam paces Cardinals' 4-1 win over Reds ST. LOUIS (AP) — Kolten Wong hit a grand slam that backed Lance Lynn and led the St. Louis Cardinals over the Cincinnati Reds 4-1 Monday night. Wong connected on a 3-2 fastball from rookie Raisel Iglesias (1-3) with two outs in the fourth, putting St. Louis ahead 4-1. Wong's second career grand slam easily cleared the right- field wall, landing in the home bullpen. The Cardinals ...

Hosmer drives in 4 as Royals roll over Indians 9-4 CLEVELAND (AP) — Eric Hosmer drove in four runs, Kendrys Morales added three RBIs and the Kansas City Royals opened a 10-game road trip with a 9-4 victory over the spiraling Cleveland Indians on Monday night. Hosmer connected for a three-run homer in the first inning off rookie Cody Anderson (2-2) as the Royals rolled to their AL-leading 60th win and improved to 15-5 in their ...

Springfield adopts new way to deal with nuisance properties The Springfield City Council unanimously voted to change how it deals with nuisance properties Monday night. With the new policy, which will go into effect in late August, the city will contact nuisance home owners about the problem. Then, the property owner can either clean up the property or schedule a hearing with the city to discuss the problem. If f the city does not hear from ...

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Australian humpback whale comeback a 'symbol of hope'
Humpback whales were commercially harvested around the Australian coast between 1912 and 1972, with tens of thousands of the animals killed, decimating the speciesAustralia's humpback populations have recovered so well from years of devastating whaling that they could be delisted as a threatened species in a conservation success story scientists Tuesday hailed as "a symbol of hope". Humpback whales were commercially harvested around the Australian coast between 1912 and 1972, with tens of thousands of the animals killed, decimating the species. A new paper, "Embracing conservation success of recovering humpback whale populations", said Australian numbers were increasing at nine percent a year off the country's west coast and 10 percent for the east coast.

Principal's suicide, forged tests rock promising NY school
NEW YORK (AP) — Jeanene Worrell-Breeden had what she called a dream job running a public school linked with Columbia University's Teachers College when she killed herself by jumping in front of a subway car this spring.

A-Rod homers on 40th birthday in Yankees' 6-2 win at Rangers
New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez follows through on a solo home run swing off a pitch from Texas Rangers' Matt Harrison as Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos watches in the sixth inning of a baseball game Monday,July 27, 2015, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Alex Rodriguez had quite a 40th birthday bash.

House, Senate on collision course in highway debate
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., left, accompanied by Secretary for the Majority of the Senate Laura Dove, heads into the Senate chamber as the Senate convenes for a Sunday session on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sunday, July 26, 2015. On the agenda are efforts to repeal President Barack Obama's health care law and reviving the federal Export-Import Bank. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)WASHINGTON (AP) — Senators overruled heated conservative opposition Monday and added a measure reviving the federal Export-Import Bank to must-pass highway legislation. But House Republicans declared the Senate transportation bill dead on arrival.

Bobby Brown 'completely numb' after death of daughter
FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2011, file photo, singer Whitney Houston, left, and daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown arrive at an event in Beverly Hills, Calif. Brown, who was in hospice after months of receiving medical care, died on Sunday, July 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg, File)ATLANTA (AP) — R&B singer Bobby Brown said Monday that his daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, was "an angel" and that the family must find a way to honor her memory.